Guinea-bissau has a total of 14 holidays in 2022. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Heroes Day
Thursday, January 20, 2022 Heroes Day is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
International Women's Day
Tuesday, March 8, 2022 International Women's Day is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)
Labour Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Eid al-Fitr
Tuesday, May 3, 2022 Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)
Eid al-Adha
Sunday, July 10, 2022 Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
Martyrs' Day
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Martyrs' Day is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)
Independence Day (National Day)
Saturday, September 24, 2022 Independence Day (National Day) is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
Readjustment Movement Day
Monday, November 14, 2022 Readjustment Movement Day is a public holiday in Guinea-Bissau
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)
Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.